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Video Marketing In 2018: Artist's Guide

Video Marketing In 2018: Artist's Guide

The stats on video clearly demonstrate that it's one of the best ways for artists to both engage with their audience and spread their message. Here we look at what artists need to consider in terms of originality and content in order to make their video stand out. By Andrew Jones of Checkered Owl Media from Indie On The Move "Most ...

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5 Reasons To Release Your Music On Vinyl

5 Reasons To Release Your Music On Vinyl

While it would have been hard to believe a decade ago, vinyl is back on the charts as a medium of music consumption. In this piece we look at the pros and cons of putting your music on vinyl, and why a format that may seem cumbersome and expensive just might be worth the investment Guest ...

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Thought Streaming Royalties Were Bad? Radio Airplay Royalties Even Worse

Thought Streaming Royalties Were Bad? Radio Airplay Royalties Even Worse

Almost since its inception, streaming has often been maligned in the industry for the pittance which it pays out to artists, and while this criticism is often merited, things are actually much worse in the world of old-school radio play. Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 Artists and songwriters have a tendency to rip on streaming ...

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Sony Predicts Growth Slowdown For Music Industry

Sony Predicts Growth Slowdown For Music Industry

The recorded music industry has been on the up and up for the past few years, seeing double digit growth thanks to the magic of streaming. As with so many good things, however, doomsayers at Sony are predicting this precipitous growth will soon come to an end. Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 The last few ...

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Are Tech Companies The New Record Labels?

Are Tech Companies The New Record Labels?

[PIAS] co-founder Michel Lambot looks at how the economic structure of media consumption has shifted over time to one of renting vs. owning; and how tech companies bypassing record labels to make direct deals with artists is the next logical step in this progression. Guest post by Michel Lambot. This article originally appeared on the [PIAS] blog The following ...

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How To Submit Music To Radio Made Simple

How To Submit Music To Radio Made Simple

When submitting music for radio, musicians will, at some point in the process, hit a brick wall. Here we look at straight forward breakdown of how to submit your music in a way that increases your chances of it getting picked up. Guest post by D. Grant Smith of the Symphonic Blog Music submissions for radio can be ...

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Build Your Tribe, Find Your Superfans: A Musician's Guide

Build Your Tribe, Find Your Superfans: A Musician's Guide

While having quality music is certainly an important part of finding success in the music industry, perhaps more important, particularly when it comes to growing your fanbase, is conveying your brand, and the person you yourself are. Guest post by Angela Mastrogiacomo from the ReverbNation Blog “There are only two ways to influence human behavior: you can manipulate it or ...

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Do Playlists Kill Album Sales Or Multiply Them?

Do Playlists Kill Album Sales Or Multiply Them?

Michael Foster weighs in on how streaming and playlist culture is effecting album sales for niche genres including ambient, electronic, new age and electronica; and whether they could spell out the end of conventional albums or actually multiply sales. Guest post by Michael Foster of Ambient Visions I read an article about how playlists were going to be ...

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How To Give Your Album The Perfect Flow

How To Give Your Album The Perfect Flow

In this piece Michael Hahn explores the art of album sequencing, why it's important, and how an artist can assemble their tracks in such a way as to create a compelling and successful album and album release. Guest post by Michael Hahn of Landr You’re done your album mixing and you’re almost ready for album mastering. All that’s left now is to ...

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Pandora, Snapchat Partner For Song Sharing, Snap Kit Developer Launch

Pandora, Snapchat Partner For Song Sharing, Snap Kit Developer Launch

Pandora has teamed with Snapchat as the music streaming launch partner for Snap Kit, Snap’s new platform for developers.  Pandora users will soon be able to share  songs using 'song cards' that include album art on top of an animated background. Song receivers can up swipe up to listen directly on Pandora after watching a 15 second ...